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Enabling ServicesPart of Student Services

Assistive Technology Suite

Designed for students registered with Enabling Services, the Assistive Technology (AT) Suite is the main area for assistive technology facilities in the University. It is located at Highfield Campus in Hartley Library (Level 2, Room 2047) and is available during normal library opening hours.


The AT Suite workstations

Key features

Please note: The workstations are available on a first come, first served basis to anyone who is registered with Enabling Services.


Study pods

Study Pods

There are three study pods within the AT Suite. Students may decide to study in these pods when they are using dictation software, as the glass walls on the pods provide some noise reduction.

Please note: When University staff are present in the AT Suite, they will have priority access of the study pods so they can deliver study support to students. 



Meeting with a specialist practitioner


Study skills support

Meet 1:1 with a specialist practitioner (no appointment necessary) for practical study advice and support in the study pods within the AT Suite.


AT Suite study skills support timetable:

Term time
Monday 2pm - 4pm
Tuesday 10am - 12pm
Wednesday 2pm - 4pm
Thursday 10am - 12pm
Friday 2pm - 4pm
Vacation period

Study skills support is available on Wednesdays, 2pm-4pm in the AT Suite.

Why not take a look at our study skills resources, visit the Library Academic Skills Hub for useful study advice or book on to one of the Library workshops?


Looking for a quiet space to study?

If you do not have access to the AT Suite but would like to find out more about quiet spaces to study within the Library, please speak to a member of the Library staff team.


Need directions to the AT Suite?

See the 'Useful Downloads' section below to access a map and step-by-step instructions from the Student Services building (Building 37).

Useful Downloads

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